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I look at the spam that is in my "spam" box prior to deleting it usually. I found that one of the advertisements today had my e-mail address listed next to it in the "from" column. Is this a problem that I should be worried about?

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This is known as spam spoofing, and unfortunately there is nothing you can do about it but ignore it.

For a little more information you can read on here: http://www.nova.edu/cwis/oit/malicious_email.html


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